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Latitude: 51.9064 / 51°54'23"N
Longitude: -2.0732 / 2°4'23"W
OS Eastings: 395057
OS Northings: 223102
OS Grid: SO950231
Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.JN0
Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.0BTW
Entry Name: Railings and Piers in South West Corner to Wellington Lodge and Clive Lodge
Listing Date: 14 December 1983
Last Amended: 26 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1388210
English Heritage Legacy ID: 476208
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50
Electoral Ward/Division: Pittville
Built-Up Area: Cheltenham
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Cheltenham St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO9523SW WELLINGTON SQUARE
630-1/6/999 (West side)
14/12/83 Railings and piers in south-west
corner to Wellington Lodge and Clive
(Formerly Listed as:
Railings in SW corner (to Clive
Lodge & Wellington Lodge). Extended
Railings and gate piers. c1830-34. Cast-iron with wrought-iron
dog-rails and one pair of ashlar piers. Arrowhead railings
with twirled dog-rails. Panelled and enriched iron piers at
interval, the panels with double-headed anthemion, and one
octagonal ashlar pier at centre with shaped capping. At south
end are double gates with panelled gate piers; further similar
pedestrian entrance. Further range of arrowhead railings at
angle to south. Railings describe an arc with further range
HISTORICAL NOTE: apparently originally marking an area which,
on Merrett's 1834 map, was a Botanic Garden for Richard Ware.
Probably originally enclosed the whole area. Chatwin describes
these as: 'the most beautiful wrought railings and panels in
Forms a significant streetscape feature.
Clive Lodge not included.
(Blake S: Pittville: 1824-1860: Cheltenham: 1988-: 13).
Listing NGR: SO9505823114
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